Herzl’s view of the Exodus from Europe in comparison to the Exodus from Egypt
Two strangers, one who encountered Joseph and another who encountered Herzl, lead them to their brethren and change Judaism
Herzl’s interpretation of Jacob’s conflict also is indicative of his own.
Abraham and Herzl both realized that the Jewish state will only exist if it will be needed, not because it will be pitied.
A transformation is recognized by Caleb and Joshua in the Parasha and later recognized by Herzl
Parasha & Herzl links topic in the weekly Torah reading with the writing of Theodor Herzl, the father of modern Zionism.
It is based on a monthly column in the Jerusalem Post by Gol Kalev and related discussions that are held in Jerusalem.
Recent Event (December 15, 2019): Herzl Center
Recent Event (January 12, 2020): Machne Yehuda
In the Press: Jerusalem Post – Grapevine
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